Good in Good jacket. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1946. First edition. Hardcover. 88 pp. Very good, in a good unclipped jacket. Board corners lightly bumped with a bit of dampstaining and color bleed from the boards onto the page edges, not affecting text or illustrations. Jacket has a three and five inch closed tear from the bottom of the front panel. Dampstaining on the rear panel and rear fold. The first children's book to address racial prejudice, Angeli later went on to win the Newberry Medal in 1950.